homilite definition

  • noun:
    • A monoclinic-prismatic mineral containing boron, calcium, metal, magnesium, air, and silicon.
    • A borosilicate of iron and lime, near datolite in type and composition.
    • A borosilicate of iron and calcium, occurring in black or brownish-black monoclinic crystals near Brevig, Norway. It's closely allied to datolite in form and composition.
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